36th Annual Al Rivera Menudo Run - 5K / 10K / Kids Run

South El Monte, CA

This is our 36th year of organizing the Al Rivera Menudo Run 5K/10K. We are proud to continue with the legacy of the event that so many have known to be an annual event that friends, families and runners have come to know. Please join us as a repeat runner/walker or as a first time Al Rivera Menudo Run participant.

For over 30 years the Al Rivera Menudo Run 5k/10k has reached athletes, novices, family, friends, and community members.  

Awards: 1st, 2nd & 3rd Place M/F by age division and all Kids Run participants

Trophies – Top 3 5K Teams

This event begins on a beautiful August morning at Whittier Narrows "Legg Lake" Park. As you warm up for the event, you can hear music and laughter while you smell delicious menudo.  The starting horn blows and you begin your run with over 600 runners though the scenic lake side dirt trail.  Birds, squirrel and ducks are a few friends you meet along the way.  When you reach the finish line, cheers from the Girl Scouts are received and that is just the beginning.  Menudo, Raffle Prizes, Medal Ceremony and Fine Craft Beer from Chino Valley Brewery is free to all paid registrants.  Be a part of history. What is included with your registration? An event T-Shirt, Runners Bag with goodies. End of race water, a banana, bowl of menudo, a cup of draft beer and vendors with samples, information and a free raffle ticket for the various items raffled and donated by sponsors, members and other organizations.

Invite your friends, family and register as a team!
Prices will increase $5.00 per runner after August 1, 2019.

Pre-Registration Details

August 22, 2019

South El Monte Community Center


1530 Central Avenue

So El Monte, CA 91733

When & Where

Aug 24, 2019


8:00 AM

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South El Monte, CA

Whittier Narrows Park, Area E

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